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Publication Number:  FHWA-HRT-14-006    Date:  September/October 2014
Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-14-006
Issue No: Vol. 78 No. 2
Date: September/October 2014



Your Go-To Data Source for Roadway Safety Research

by Mark Fitzgerald

The HSIS just might hold the answer to your next big question about the safety of highway design and operations—from the Safety EdgeSM to LEDs. Check it out today for your next project.

The ABCs of Designing RCUTs

by Wei Zhang and Nopadon Kronprasert

An FHWA study reveals the safety benefits of restricted crossing U-turn intersections and proposes a model for estimating their potential for reducing crashes.

Celebrating a Century of Cooperation

by Richard F. Weingroff

In honor of AASHTO’s 100th anniversary, FHWA examines the historic State-Federal partnership that transformed U.S. transportation. A two-part series starts here.

A Crowning Achievement

by Marili Green Reilly

The Oregon DOT and its partners used innovative solutions to protect and restore a historic viaduct.

The Case for Cutting-Edge Construction in Puerto Rico

by Héctor R. Laureano-Pagán and José R. Rodríguez-Pacheco

PRHTA is committed to turning geosynthetic reinforced soil integrated bridge systems from innovation to standard practice. Here’s a look at its first project.


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